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England National Team
Can Inter resurgence boost Ashley Young's Euro 2020 chances?
08:00 Friday 21st February 2020

Ashley Young’s move to Inter was seen as his retirement home. However, he turned that reputation upside down by settling in without much trouble. In just over a month, he’s now a regular in Antonio Conte’s side. The former…

Italy
Victor Moses repaying Antonio Conte's faith at Inter
19:01 Thursday 13th February 2020

Roberto Di Matteo didn't last long as Chelsea’s permanent manager after leading the club to Champions League glory as interim boss in 2012. But one player he signed that summer has been ever-present in the team.…

Premier League
Why Manchester United were still right to move on from Lukaku
17:01 Thursday 13th February 2020

Romelu Lukaku is (rightly) the talk of Milan town. Thirty-one games played, twenty-one goals scored. The superstar Belgian has taken the Serie A by storm, leading Internazionale to first place in the league. Back here on Blighty, some…

Premier League
Has Brandon Williams done enough to replace Luke Shaw?
09:01 Wednesday 12th February 2020

At the season's start, Manchester United fans believed their defensive line was finally complete. With Harry Maguire and Aaron Wan-Bissaka introduced to intermingle with Luke Shaw and Victor Lindelof, the Red Devils appeared to be set.…

Italy
How can Christian Eriksen improve Inter?
15:00 Sunday 2nd February 2020

Inter Milan have been picking up all the Premier League wantaway stars, but their recent coup could be a game-changer. Christian Eriksen’s plight at Tottenham Hotspur is over. What is Spurs' loss is a big gain for the rejuvenated…

Premier League
Furore over Solskjaer's Alexis comment MUFC ado about nothing
19:01 Wednesday 29th January 2020

If you count the 1980 Drybrough Cup, an eight-team competition held six times in the 1970s between the four highest-scoring clubs in the Scottish first and second divisions, Sir Alex Ferguson won one more trophy [40] as a manager than William…

Italy
Should Jose Mourinho rethink his Premier League obsession?
08:00 Monday 20th January 2020

Do you remember the diner scene in Rain Man? A box of matches falls on the floor. Looking at the jumbled mess, Charlie Babbit [Dustin Hoffman] says, “82, 82, 82.” His brother Raymond [Tom Cruise] claims there are a lot more than…

Premier League
Will Ashley Young have last laugh at Inter?
19:01 Friday 17th January 2020

After eight-and-a-half-years, Ashley Young has called it quits at Manchester United. The former Aston Villa man earned supporters in the early-going, though confidence in the jack-of-all-trades player eventually worn thin for the majority.…

Premier League
Why Manchester United need to move on from Luke Shaw
15:00 Saturday 4th January 2020

When Manchester United signed then-teenager Luke Shaw back in 2014, the Old Trafford Faithful assumed the sky was the limit. Southampton's budding left-back was deemed the best thing since sliced bread after making an incredibly fast start…

Premier League
Is Solskjaer's faith in youth paying off?
15:01 Wednesday 1st January 2020

When Manchester United’s lineup arrived for the Burnley game, a preconception formed that 2019 would end in dastardly fashion. The #OleOut Brigade had their knives out ready to pounce. But the side ended up sealing a routine win. Upon…

Premier League
One year on, have Manchester United improved under Solskjaer?
08:01 Friday 20th December 2019

Wednesday’s EFL Cup match against Colchester United ushered in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s second year in charge at Old Trafford. His squad marked the occasion with a 3-0 victory over the mid-table League 2 outfit. The Love-United-Hate-Glazers…

Premier League
Aaron Wan-Bissaka and perfecting a dying art
19:02 Friday 13th December 2019

Aaron Wan-Bissaka has had a whirlwind eighteen months. Following a stellar breakout season with Crystal Palace, Machester United made the £50million plunge to sign the English right-back. Last weekend, the footballing world witnessed…

Premier League
Could Brandon Williams' emergence spell trouble for Luke Shaw?
08:02 Thursday 14th November 2019

Just when Manchester United was suffering from an identity crisis, Brandon Williams’ emergence injected a homegrown, stronger DNA into their persona. It’s a bit strange a teenager adds the missing aggressiveness, but this feisty…

Premier League
Is Solskjaer afraid to push all-in?
09:00 Monday 7th October 2019

In 22 previous attempts, Steve Bruce failed to defeat Manchester United. On the one hand, there’s a first time for everything. Even the Washington Generals won a few games against the Harlem Globetrotters. On the other hand, it’s…

Premier League
Brandon Williams already Manchester United's most reliable left-back?
19:02 Friday 4th October 2019

Brandon Williams' rise to fame has literally taken just over a week. From coming on as a second-half substitute against Rochdale eight days ago - to starting a crunch Europa League match yesterday evening, the 19-year-old is now a household…